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Fashion Designer Job Overview


Fashion designers create original clothing, accessories and footwear. They sketch designs, select fabrics and patterns for apparel, and give instructions on how to make the products they designed. Fashion designers most often work in wholesale or manufacturing establishments, apparel companies, retailers, theater and dance companies, and design firms. Jobs in fashion design are usually found in large cities, such as New York City or Los Angeles.

Fashion designers follow trends by reading trade publications and attending fashion shows. Leading fashion designers work with market researchers and merchandisers to create items that will boost profit margins and market share for their employers.

Fashion Designer Education


Most employers require a college degree to work in fashion design, and in these tight times, good jobs in fashion design are likely to go to graduates of top fashion-design schools. Students of fashion design learn about textiles, pattern making, color selection, tailoring, computer-aided design and the industrial process of clothing manufacturing.

Fashion Job Market


A career in fashion is one that many dream of, yet few realize. There were 21,500 fashion designers in the US 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Fashion employment is not expected to grow in the decade ending in 2020; automation of design tasks and offshoring of design work will hold down expansion.

Fashion Designer Salaries


Fashion designers earned median wages of $64,690 in 2011, according to the BLS. The middle half earned between $44,500 and $90,060; the top 10 percent grossed $127,820. The few designers who become household names stand to make millions annually.
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Nordstrom is a fashion specialty retailer founded on a simple idea: offer each customer the best possible service, quality, value and selection. We're looking for exceptional salespeople to provide outstanding customer service, develop strong customer relationships and build individual sales volume. From attentive salespeople to meticulous tailors and innovative merchants, our teams are comprised...
Nordstrom Arlington, VA
Retail Sales - Accessories / Fashion Jewelry and Watches - The Fashion Centre at Pentagon city - 167456 Nordstrom is a fashion specialty retailer founded on a simple idea: offer each customer the best possible service, quality, value and selection. We're looking for exceptional salespeople to provide outstanding customer service, develop strong customer relationships and build individual sales vo...
Company Fashion Merchandising Consultants Company Profile not providedCompany address not provided Contact Person Name New York, NY
Job Description:Sr Quality Assurance Manager-Candidate 10 to 20 Years exp in Quality Handling Buyers & Buying House Handling Quality Knowledge Woven & Knits fabric Hi Fashion garments Candidate Good Communication Skill E-Mail. fashionajeetyahoo.com 9899957486 Salary: INR 4,00,000 - 8,50,000 P.A Industry: Textiles / Garments / Accessories Farea: Export, Import, Merchandising Role Category: Producti...
Magaschoni Apparel Group New York, NY
Description We are a Seventh Avenue women's apparel company that specializes in knitwear. But we do design and sell woven's also. We are a small company here in NYC but have a larger office in Hong Kong and Shanghai. But being a small office you will get to see all aspects of a New York fashion company. We place interns according to need in three different departments - SALES, PRODUCTION or PR/...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Do you have an eye for talent or an ear for music? Why work a traditional 9 to 5 job – when you can work for us! We are opening two new offices and need to hire immediately. We currently have five locations in Philadelphia, Bucks County, New York City and are expanding to King of Prussia, PA and Princeton, NJ. If working in a fast paced and super fun environment is something you are looking for, a...
Description JOB OVERVIEW: The Merchandising Team Lead is responsible for driving sales and profit by ensuring proper flow of new receipts, merchandise placement and fulfillment processes. Other operational duties include RFID tasks, floor moves, replenishment, reverse logistics, inventory shortage control, stockroom organization and merchandising. Performs other duties as assigned. The summary ...
Description JOB OVERVIEW: As an Optimal Fitting Room Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Your individual responsibilities are critical to offering our customers the best experience when they shop in our store and include: clearing fitting room stalls of merchandise, sorting merchandise and preparing it for return to the selling floor, and replacing me...
Description Overview: The Seasonal Sales Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers during periods of high volume. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable. In order to present our cu...
Description Overview: With a role as a Counter Manager in the Macys Cosmetics Department, you will be responsible for supervising the complete operations of a cosmetics line, including developing a team of highly productive Beauty Advisors. Additionally, you will make one-on-one connections with customers to learn their sense of beauty and style, develop your artistic side through customer consu...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Description JOB OVERVIEW: With a role in the Macys Cosmetics Department, you will have the opportunity to help others look their best every day. Youll make one-on-one connections with customers to learn their sense of beauty and style, develop your artistic side through customer consultation and make-up and product application, and attain a sense of accomplishment when your skills combine with y...
Description Overview: With a role as a Counter Manager in the Macys Cosmetics Department, you will be responsible for supervising the complete operations of a cosmetics line, including developing a team of highly productive Beauty Advisors. Additionally, you will make one-on-one connections with customers to learn their sense of beauty and style, develop your artistic side through customer consu...
Description Job Overview: The Receiving Team Lead is responsible for directing all functions related to the receipt and processing of merchandise entering and leaving the building as well as the upkeep of merchandise within the store and maintaining the stockroom. The summary below may not include all the essential functions and qualifications for this position. For more information, we encoura...
Description Job Overview: As a Retail Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Sales Associates provide outstanding customer service, meet hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrate superior product knowledge to customers. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable...
Description Job Overview: As a Retail Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Sales Associates provide outstanding customer service, meet hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrate superior product knowledge to customers. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable...
Description Job Overview: As a Retail Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Sales Associates provide outstanding customer service, meet hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrate superior product knowledge to customers. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable...
Description Job Overview: As a Retail Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Sales Associates provide outstanding customer service, meet hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrate superior product knowledge to customers. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable...
Description Overview: As a Seasonal Retail Stock Receiving Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life during the fast-paced holiday season. Associates in this role perform a number of functions that are critical to offering our customers the best experience when they shop in our store. While all seasonal positions require working as part of a team to meet dep...
Description Overview: As a Seasonal Retail Stock Merchandise Placement Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life during the fast-paced holiday season. Associates in this role perform a number of functions that are critical to offering our customers the best experience when they shop in our store. While all seasonal positions require working as part of a team...

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Retail Career Tools

Salesperson - Apparel

Salaries

$15,362.00 - $37,440.00
Typical Salary for Salesperson - Apparel
(25 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

High School
28.6%
Some College Coursework Completed
28.6%
Bachelor's
23.8%
Associates
14.3%
Professional
4.8%
(21 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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